Foxendown Fruit Farm Call us on 01474 815080 or make an enquiry online
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We grow a wide range of varieties of Apples, Pears and Plums. Please note that the seasons given in attached link, and below, are approximate and are dependent on weather, storage and other conditions outside our control.

DESSERT APPLES

Discovery Mid-Aug to early Sep
Worcester x Beauty of Bath
Crisp and juicy when picked, somewhat chewy, pleasant flavour

Tydemans Early End Aug to mid-Sep
McIntosh x Worcester
Sweet and juicy, pleasant flavour

Laxton's Fortune End Aug to end Sep
Cox x Wealthy
Juicy, crisp, sweet, aromatic flavour; bruises easily

Worcester Permain September
Sweet, firm, not very juicy

St Edmund's Pippin Mid-Sep to end Oct
A russet apple with first class flavour

Greensleeves Mid-Sep to early Nov
Crunchy, sweet and juicy

Early Windsor (Alkmene) Mid-Sep to mid-Nov
Oldenburg x Cox
Very similar to Cox, but earlier

Sunset Mid-Sep to Dec
Cox open-pollinated
Similar to Cox, but earlier

Cox's Orange Pippin Oct to Dec
Rich aromatic flavour

Jupiter Oct to Dec
Cox x Starking Delicious
Juicy, Cox-like flavour

Spartan Early Oct to Dec
McIntosh x Yellow Newtown Pippin
Sweet, crisp and juicy, developing pleasant vinous flavour

Laxton's Superb Early Oct to Jan
Cox x Wyken Pippin
Firm, juicy, slightly aromatic flavour

Fiesta (Red Pippin) Early Oct to early Feb
Cox x Idared
Very crisp and juicy, Cox-like flavour

Crown Gold Mid-Oct to Feb
Golden Delicious x Jonathan
Juicy & sweet

Rubinette Mid-Oct to Feb
Golden x Cox?

Falstaff Late Oct to Feb
James Grieve x Golden Delicious
Crisp, juicy, good acid/sugar balance

Suntan Nov to Feb
Cox x Court Pendu Plat
Rich Cox-like flavour but sharper and firmer

Kent Nov to Mar
Cox x Jonathan
Rich, slightly sharp, aromatic flavour becoming mellower and sweeter after Christmas, firm texture

Crispin Nov to Mar
Firm, juicy

CULINARY (cooking) APPLES

Grenadier Mid-Aug to mid-Sep

Charlotte Early Sep to early Dec
McIntosh Wijcik x Greensleeves
An excellent variety for those who shouldn't add extra sugar to their diet; columnar tree habit

Bramley Early Sep to Feb
Tart and cooks to a frothy pulp; the classic English cooking apple, ideal stewed or baked or in pies

PEARS

Triumph of Vienne Sep to Oct
Sweet and crunchy or leave to ripen

Conference Late Sep to Jan
Eat crisp or let soften; sweet and juicy

Comice Late Oct to Jan
Leave a few days to ripen; rich flavour, melting juicy texture

PLUMS

A selection of varieties available from August to early October

Herman - Late Jul - early Aug
Opal - Early - mid Aug
Avalon - Mid - late Aug
Victoria - Late Aug - early Sep
Marjorie's Seedling - Mid - late Sep
Damsons - Late Aug - mid Sep
















FOXENDOWN FRUIT FARMS


Phone: 01474 815080         Email: john.tobutt@tiscali.co.uk       

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